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Monument to John Weare Immediately South West of West Tower and in the Churchyard of the Church of St Andrew

A Grade II Listed Building in Kinson North, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole

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Latitude: 50.7718 / 50°46'18"N

Longitude: -1.9048 / 1°54'17"W

OS Eastings: 406807

OS Northings: 96919

OS Grid: SZ068969

Mapcode National: GBR 43F.K7C

Mapcode Global: FRA 67W1.RQ3

Plus Code: 9C2WQ3CW+P3

Entry Name: Monument to John Weare Immediately South West of West Tower and in the Churchyard of the Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 24 January 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108774

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101922

ID on this website: 101108774

Location: St Andrew's Church, Kinson, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, Dorset, BH10

County: Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Bournemouth

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Kinson St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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5186 Monument to John Weare
immediately south west of
the west tower and in the
Churchyard of the Church of
SZ 0696 6/15B St Andrew


Chest tomb, now sunk except for ledger slab. Probably Cl7. Limestone, Described
by Kinson Historical Society as follows: "A mastaba shaped tomb approx 6ft long
which carries the inscription: 'Here lyeth the body of John Weare of Little Canford.
A Glover, who was buried here October 15 1667...' The oldest grave in this church-
yard. Although only the slab is now visible, this monument is of historic interest
to the parish.

Listing NGR: SZ0680796919

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